Media Advisory: PRESS CONFERENCE People vs. Joseph James DeAngelo

Case # 18FE008017


A joint press conference will be held immediately after the sentencing hearing for People vs. Joseph James DeAngelo.

Elected DAs will be available for comments and a Q&A session:

WHEN: Friday, August 21, 2020 ~ starting at approximately 11:00 a.m.

WHERE: Sacramento State University Union Ballroom ~ 6000 J Street, Sacramento 95819 (directions)

  • Interview opportunities with elected DAs and victims to follow
  • Open to credentialed media only ~ space is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Media must RSVP in-person attendance to press conference at by Tuesday, August 18 at 5 p.m.
  • A media call-in line for the Q&A is available for credentialed media ~ information will be provided upon request by emailing
  • To schedule one-on-one interviews with District Attorney Todd Spitzer or the Orange County victims, please email Orange County District Attorney Public Information Officer Kimberly Edds at or call 714-504-1917
  • Court sentencing hearing will be livestreamed on Sacramento Superior Court’s YouTube for Department 24 linked here
  • Press conference will be livestreamed on the Sacramento County District Attorney’s YouTube channel linked here and website linked here

Press conference attendees will be subject to a security and temperature check and required to wear a face covering. Social distancing practices will also be enforced.

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